Month: August 2014

8th Annual COPD Education Day is Saturday, September 13, 2014

Registration coming soon for our biggest event of the year!  It will be the 8th Annual COPD Education Day on Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 9am-2pm at Queen’s Conference Center, 1301 Punchbowl Street.  It is free and open to the public, especially people with emphysema, chronic bronchitis, or chronic asthma, their caregivers and healthcare providers.In 2014, our … Read more

Support Groups Continue at Kaiser and Pali Momi

Come and join us at our monthly support group meetings facilitated by an experienced respiratory therapist and lung health educator, with frequent guest speakers on a variety of health topics.  Supplies and light refreshments are provided; meetings are free and open to the public. Kaiser Honolulu Meetings Kaiser Honolulu, 1010 Pensacola from 10am-noon every 2nd Friday, 2014-2015.  $3 … Read more

COPD and Physical Therapy on Body Show, Monday, August 18

Hawaii NPR COPD Body Show

Join the conversation on Monday, August 18, 2014 from 5-6pm on HIPO, FM89.3 or 89.7. Hostess is internist, Dr. Kathleen Kozak of Straub with guest speakers Valerie Chang, Executive Director of Hawaii COPD Coalition, addressing the upcoming COPD Education Day as well as physical therapists from Central Oahu Physical Therapy Specialists, Bobby Togawa and Bernie Soriano. Call in your questions about COPD and exercise … Read more

Contribute to Hawaii COPD Coalition directly or via Foodland’s Give Aloha Program


Hawaii COPD Coalition is again a partner with the Foodland Give Aloha Program.  For September, if you give your Makai number when you make a contribution to the program and give Hawaii COPD Coalition’s number, 78740, the program will match a portion of your donation!  Click this link for more information.   Give Aloha Flyer–Hawaii_COPD_Coalition